WILLIS CREEK RAWS SITE, Colorado Experimental Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrice(PFM).

WILLIS CREEK RAWS-CUSTER CO
38.00N 105.05W ELEV. 9400 FT
1149 PM MDT WED OCT 1 2014

DATE           10/01/14      THU 10/02/14            FRI 10/03/14            SAT
MDT 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      32          53          31          55          37
TEMP                   36 34 32 41 47 53 49 43 40 37 31 43 48 55 44 40 37 37 39
DEWPT                  32 31 29 29 28 21 24 20 19 19 19 25 28 26 25 25 25 24 24
MAX/MIN RH                   92          27          62          33          62
RH                     85 89 88 62 47 28 37 39 42 48 61 49 46 32 47 55 61 59 54
WIND DIR                N NW NW NW NW  N  W SW SW SW SW  S SE SE  E  S  W  W  W
WIND SPD                4  4  6  6  4  3  1  1  5  6  8  6  8  8  6  1  4  6  6
CLOUDS                 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL
POP 12HR                     40          20           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS             SC
SNOWSHWRS              SC SC IS
TSTMS
LAL                     1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES                  3  2  2  2  3  2  2  2  2  2  3  4  4  2  2  3  2  2  2
15K WIND DIR           SW SW  W  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W NW NW NW NW
15K WIND SPD           19 24 19 25 33 36 34 32 35 35 46 42 36 36 36 33 32 27 23
MIX HGT                 1  2  2  5  6  7  5  1  1  1 <1  2  3  6  2 <1  1  2  2
T WIND DIR             NW NW NW  N NW NW  W NW NW NW  W SW  W  W  S  W NW NW NW
T WIND SPD             14 11 12 16 20 21 21 11 13 11  6  6  8 21  6  6 11 14 11
SMOKE DISP             PR PR PR GD GD VG GD PR PR PR PR PR PR VG PR PR PR PR PR
CRTCL FWX POT           U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U


DATE           10/04/14  SUN 10/05/14  MON 10/06/14  TUE 10/07/14  WED 10/08/14
MDT 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          61      38    60      38    64      41    64      42    64
TEMP          53 52 40   39 53 48 41   39 57 53 43   43 58 55 46   44 61 55
DEWPT         27 27 27   25 24 28 27   26 29 25 25   27 33 28 29   29 34 33
PWIND DIR        NW       N     N       W     W       W    SW       W    NE
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL CL   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC
POP 12HR          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       5     5

BELOW IS A WEATHER ELEMENT KEY FOR THIS PRODUCT DAY 1 THROUGH 3... MAX/MIN TEMP OR MIN/MAX TEMP(F).....MAXIMUM/MINIMUM AIR TEMPERATURE TEMP(F).............................AIR TEMPERATURE DEWPT(F)............................DEW POINT TEMPERATURE MIN/MAX RH OR MAX/MIN RH(%).........MAXIMUM/MINIMUM HUMDITY RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS)...........WIND DIRECTION WIND SPD(MPH).......................WIND SPEED CLOUDS(CAT).........................CLOUD COVER CATEGORY EXAMPLE: CL = CLEAR; FW = FEW; SC = SCATTERED; BK = BROKEN; OV = OVERCAST CLOUDS(%)...........................CLOUD COVER AS A PERCENTAGE POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION WEATHER... TYPE... RAIN...........RAIN RAIN SHWRS.....RAIN SHOWERS TSTMS..........THUNDERSTORMS DRIZZLE........DRIZZLE SNOW...........SNOW SNOWSHWRS......SNOW SHOWERS SLEET..........SLEET FRZG RAIN......FREEZING RAIN FRZG DRZL......FREEZING DRIZZLE K..............SMOKE F..............FOG COVERAGE... IS.............ISOLATED SC.............SCATTERED NM.............NUMEROUS O..............OCCASIONAL S..............SLIGHT CHANCE C..............CHANCE L..............LIKELY WD.............WIDESPREAD D..............DEFINITE AR.............AREAS PA.............PATCHY LAL(CAT)............................LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LEVEL HAINES(CAT).........................HAINES INDEX 10K WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS).......10000 FOOT WIND DIRECTION 10K WIND SPD(MPH)...................10000 FOOT WIND SPEED MIX HGT(THOUSANDS OF FT AGL)........MIXING HEIGHT EXAMPLE: 6 = 6000 FEET; 12 = 12000 FEET; <1 = LESS THAN 1000 FOOT T WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS).........TRANSPORT WIND DIRECTION T WIND SPD(MPH).....................TRANSPORT WIND SPEED SMOKE DISP(CAT(KT-FT))...................SMOKE DISPERSION CATEGORY EXAMPLE: PR = POOR; FR = FAIR; GD = GOOD; VG = VERY GOOD; EX = EXCELLENT CRTCL FWX POT........................CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER POTENTIAL CRTCL FWX POT USES TEMPERATURE, HUMIDITY, WIND, WIND GUST, AND HAINES EXAMPLE: U = UNLIKELY; P = POSSIBLE; L = LIKELY; S = SEVERE DAY 4 THROUGH 7... MAX/MIN TEMP OR MIN/MAX TEMP(F).....MAXIMUM/MINIMUM AIR TEMPERATURE TEMP(F).............................AIR TEMPERATURE DEWPT(F)............................DEW POINT TEMPERATURE RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY WIND SPD(MPH).......................WIND SPEED EXAMPLE: <15 = LESS THAN 15 MPH; 15> = 15 MPH OR GREATER AVE CLOUDS(CAT).....................AVERAGE CLOUD COVER CATEGORY POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION WEATHER... SEE DAY 1 THROUGH 3 WEATHER DESCRIPTIONS


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